A man trimming trees ejected from platform

Chatswood, AU – A man in his 50s was injured while trimming trees in his Sydney back yard. The man was up in the platform of a trailer lift when a large limb came down on the boom. The impact bounced the boom and ejected the man from the platform. He fell 30 feet. The man was rushed to Royal North Shore Hospital with broken ribs and pelvic injuries.

A woman observing from below was also injured when electrical wires collapsed onto her as a result of the falling branch.

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